Les contes rémois...troisième édition
Illustrated by Jean Louis Ernest Meissonier (French, 1815–1891), Illustrated by Valentin Foulquier (French, 1822–1896), Engraved by M. Deschamps (French, 19th century), Engraved by Adrien (Jacques Adrien) Lavieille (French, 1818–1862), Engraved by Hippolyte Lavoignat (French, active 1835–1865), Engraved by Georges Léon Alfred Perrichon (French, died in 1907), Engraved by Isidore Régnier (French, 19th century)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Carteret III, 156-59; Brivois, pp. 100-01; Ray, French Illustrated Book, 256.
Overall: 19.1 x 13.4 x 2.4 cm (7 1/2 x 5 1/4 x 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with two steel engravings and 42 wood engravings
Not On View
(Paris: Michel Lévy Frères, 1858) Duodecimo; [2 ff.] 239 pp., plus 2 plates; gilt-stamped half green morocco, marbled paper boards (Mansell).
Literary vignettes; author and dedicatee portraits.
Paris: Michel Lévy Frères, 1858
1912, acquired in New York by by William A. Sargent (1858-1936), Boston; 1937, bequeathed by Sargent to the MFA. (Accession date, November 17, 1937)
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent